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KQED Public Radio: Friday, January 20, 2017

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Friday, January 20, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Presidential Rhetoric Donald Trump's manner of speaking has caught the ears of supporters and detractors alike. He sounds different than past presidents. Trump's style of speech is so distinct because it has an element of stand-up comedy in it.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    Radio Specials Exactly with Kelly Corrigan Matt Nathanson and Jason Segel -- Exactly host Kelly Corrigan talks with singer-songwriter Matt Nathanson and actor Jason Segel about optimism and creativity.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition Trumps Inauguration When Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, hell become the first American president with no background in government or the military. Morning Edition has coverage of the Inauguration and analysis of what a Trump administration will mean for the United States.
  • MORNING
  • 6:22 am
  • 7:00 am
    NPR News NPR Special Coverage Inauguration Day -- NPR hosts Steve Inskeep and Audie Cornish will be live from the West Front of the Capitol in Washington, D.C., overlooking the presidential platform. The program will feature the swearing in of the President and Vice President, speeches, newsmaker interviews, live reports from around the Capitol and the National Mall, and analysis from NPRs Political Team.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Zadie Smith Zadie Smith joins the program. Her novel, Swing Time, is about the friendship between two young biracial girls in England of the 1980s. It has just been nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award. Last week, President Obama had lunch with five writers he admires, including Smith.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Inaugural Uncertainty An inauguration with lots of pomp... and protest. Many people marching for different reasons. But some immigrants are staying home. They're feeling vulnerable. And dare not speak out.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace A Manufacturing Companys Complicated Relationship with Trump and Refugees The president of Sterling Technologies, a manufacturing company in Erie Pennsylvania, is banking on a Trump presidency. But for the company to meet its hiring needs, it recently had to tap into a community that has a complicated relationship with the incoming administration refugees.
  • 4:30 pm
    The California Report The California Report Magazine Scott Shafer, Senior Editor of KQEDs California Politics and Government desk, is in Washington covering the inauguration and womens march. He joins Sasha Khokha to talk about what was on the minds of Californians in D.C. this historic week. Then, this week the program airs its final letter to the next President, from Raquel, a Senior at Camino Nuevo Charter Academy in Los Angeles. Plus: a story now about some gun sellers wanting to be part of the solution when it comes to suicides involving firearms
  • 5:00 pm
    All Things Considered
    The California Report 5:50am, 6:50am & 8:50am

    KQED News 6am, 6:30am, 7am, 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 4:30pm


    Perspectives 6:43am, 8:43am & 11:29pm

    March on Washington -- Hundreds of thousands of people are participating on Saturday in a march, called the Women's March on Washington. NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with three participants about their decision to walk and their hopes and fears for the new administration.
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    The California Report The View from D.C., Letters to the Next President, and Suicide Prevention in Gun Shops Scott Shafer, Senior Editor of KQEDs California Politics and Government desk, is in Washington covering the inauguration and womens march. He joins Sasha Khokha to talk about what was on the minds of Californians in D.C. this historic week. Then, this week the program airs its final letter to the next President, from Raquel, a Senior at Camino Nuevo Charter Academy in Los Angeles. Plus: a story now about some gun sellers wanting to be part of the solution when it comes to suicides involving firearms
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Zadie Smith Zadie Smith joins the program. Her novel, Swing Time, is about the friendship between two young biracial girls in England of the 1980s. It has just been nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award. Last week, President Obama had lunch with five writers he admires, including Smith.
  • 8:00 pm
    Commonwealth Club Obamacare Architect Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel: Transforming Health Care Post-ACA As U.S. health-care costs continue to grow, supporters of the Affordable Care Act point to a dramatic drop in uninsured citizens, while critics highlight skyrocketing premiums. But the arguments over cost and access largely ignore the impact on the delivery of health-care services to patients. How are care delivery systems transforming to provide Americans with high-quality care at affordable prices? How will Republican efforts to repeal and replace the ACA influence the delivery system? In this wide-ranging conversation, Obamacare architect and noted health policy expert Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel will discuss the impetus for delivery reform during the Trump era and specific practices that enable highly effective care delivery.
  • 9:00 pm
    Radio Specials Truth, Politics and Power: An Inauguration Special As a new president takes the oath of office, his tactics and style draw comparisons to Fascismparallels some find ridiculous, others, troubling. Host Neal Conan examines the similarities and differences between fascists in the 1930s and 40s and the 45th President of the United States.
  • 10:00 pm
    Forum The Daily Show Host Trevor Noah Reflects on his South African Roots When Comedy Central announced that Trevor Noah would be taking over the helm of The Daily Show in March 2015, he was far from a household name and few were familiar with the comedians personal history. Thats changed with Noahs memoir, Born A Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, which reveals the profound influence apartheid and poverty have had on his life. Noah grew up in a poor South African township, where his African mother and Swiss fathers relationship was illegal under apartheid. Noah says he became a chameleon to blend in, learning to speak eight languages. Forum talks with Noah about the book, his relationship with his mother and how The Daily Show is gearing up to cover the Trump administration.
  • 11:00 pm
    The California Report The View from D.C., Letters to the Next President, and Suicide Prevention in Gun Shops Scott Shafer, Senior Editor of KQEDs California Politics and Government desk, is in Washington covering the inauguration and womens march. He joins Sasha Khokha to talk about what was on the minds of Californians in D.C. this historic week. Then, this week the program airs its final letter to the next President, from Raquel, a Senior at Camino Nuevo Charter Academy in Los Angeles. Plus: a story now about some gun sellers wanting to be part of the solution when it comes to suicides involving firearms
  • 11:30 pm
    All Things Considered March on Washington Hundreds of thousands of people are participating on Saturday in a march, called the Women's March on Washington. NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with three participants about their decision to walk and their hopes and fears for the new administration.
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered The State of the Conservative Movement NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Sam Tanenhaus, author of The Death of Conservatism, about what Donald Trump's inauguration means for the future of the conservative movement.
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